Kurtis Blow Lyrics

Lyrics to Kurtis Blow

Kurtis Walker (born ), is better known by his stage name Kurtis Blow, is one of the first commercially successful rappers and the first to sign with a major label. "The Breaks", a single from his 1980 debut album, is an early hip hop classic. The Breaks is the first certified gold rap song. History Born in Harlem, New York, Sidham Hospital, Kurtis Walker got his public start in 1972 as a BBoy breakdancer and a block party DJ known by the name of Kool DJ Kurt. 5 Years later he enrolled at the City...Read more »